Climb Those Marble Stairs: How to Improve Your Association's Clout with Congress

Climb Those Marble Stairs: How to Improve Your Association's Clout with Congress

Government Relations July 20, 2105 By: Ed Barks

It's one thing to walk up to Capitol Hill and meet with policymakers. It's another to walk up to Capitol Hill knowing that your message to those policymakers is actually getting through. Here's some advice for being successful on the Hill.

Have you ever noticed how some associations hold sway with lawmakers and regulators time after time? They understand the rules of the road. They realize that they need more than the facts on their side when delivering a message to policymakers in Congress, the state legislature, or federal or state regulators....